Archive

Issue 52

"Listening to the House"
posted Jul 29, 2014

"My Husband Leroy"
posted Jul 15, 2014

"Losses That Walk"
posted Jul 1, 2014

"Requiem for Mona Lisa"
posted Jun 17, 2014

"Unimortal"
"Where I See Myself in Ten Years"
posted Jun 3, 2014

Issue 51

"Agnosticism"
posted May 20, 2014

"Return is to Here"
posted May 6, 2014

"Motherless"
posted Apr 22, 2014

"Raising children is boring"
"Sometimes I like my own poems a little too much"
"I never know what it is I'm taking part in"
"from They’re There"
posted Apr 8, 2014

"A Hagiography of Dust"
"Burn"
posted Mar 25, 2014

Issue 50

"Blue Ridge"
posted Mar 4, 2014

"ATMAN"
posted Feb 25, 2014

"THE LEGENDARY TOADS OF WARREN, MICHIGAN"
"THE EXPLODING CIGAR TOUR OF WARREN, MICHIGAN"
"TURNING DOWN THE ARS POETICA, HEATING UP THE LEFTOVERS"
posted Feb 18, 2014

"Conveying Love - a sequence"
posted Feb 4, 2014

Issue 49

"The Northerners"
posted Dec 3-17, 2013

"Fairground II"
"Orchard Street"
posted Nov 26, 2013

George Saunders
posted Nov 19, 2013

"Holocaust"
posted Nov 5, 2013

"Ghost Town"
posted Oct 22, 2013

"In Ear & Ear"
"The Problem with Wings"
posted Oct 8, 2013

"Classic"
posted Oct 1, 2013

Issue 48

"The Handsome Guest"
posted Sep 17, 2013

"Self-Portrait as Mountains Surrounding a Dry Lakebed"
posted Aug 27, 2013

"4 Stories"
posted Jul 30, 2013

"Love Song #10"
"Ammunition (Rapunzel)"
posted Jul 23, 2013

"Also Possession"
posted Jul 2, 2013

"Love Story"
"It Was Supposed To Be Just One"
"Long Sung Blues"
posted Jun 25, 2013

Issue 47

"Courtesy Call"
"Notes For A Song Called “All It Takes”"
"Your Brother Was Raised By Ghosts"
posted Jun 4, 2013

"The Catalpa on Form vs. Content"
posted May 28, 2013

"The Black Box"
posted May 7-14, 2013

Kevin Powers
posted Apr 30, 2013

"Poem with a Guitar"
"Some Things I’ve Never Done and Never Will"
posted Apr 23, 2013

"Ice Plant"
"Nautilus"
posted Apr 9, 2013

"When the Rains Came"
posted Apr 2, 2013

"Mouth"
posted Mar 26, 2013

Issue 46

"Psalm 137: My Right Hand"
"Psalm 137: Tributary"
"Psalm 137: Happy"
posted Mar 5, 2013

"Playing War"
posted Feb 5-26, 2013

"How To Build A House"
posted Jan 15, 2013

"How Our Town Got Its New Name and Some Other Stuff That Happened"
posted Dec 18, 2012

Issue 45

"Long After the News"
"quartz heading towards palomino"
posted Dec 4, 2012

"Paper Aubade"
posted Nov 20, 2012

"Escapes"
posted Nov 13, 2012

"Folded sky"
"Root Takes Night"
posted Oct 30, 2012

"Bride of the Future"
posted Oct 16, 2012

"Body, Tree, River, Mountain / After the Tsunami"
posted Oct 2, 2012

"Bestiary"
"Dying in an Earthquake in Mexico City"
posted Sep 18, 2012

"Observing Girl X"
posted Sep 11, 2012

Issue 44

"The Banker and the Poet"
posted Jun 26 - Jul 17, 2012

"Torch Song: Filch"
"Torch Song: Margaret"
posted Jun 19, 2012

"Los Angeles Pastoral"
"A Phrase By Rote"
"Sparrow"
posted Jun 12, 2012

"Choose Your Own Adventure"
posted Jun 5, 2012

Issue 43

"Life in Reverse"
posted May 22, 2012

"Dark Matter, Pine Trees, Eternity, Room 205"
posted May 15, 2012

"Elegy to That Other Day Running Under This One"
"Eucharist Maternus"
"In the Spin (V)"
posted May 8, 2012

"giving it up"
posted May 1, 2012

"Chiromancy"
"If We'd Cried, I Would Have Mentioned It"
posted Apr 24, 2012

Ryan Boudinot
posted Apr 17, 2012

"Chernobyl Apples"
"Through the Archway"
posted Apr 10, 2012

"Artifacts"
"Pennies a Day"
posted Apr 3, 2012

"What Do We Have in Our Pockets?"
posted Mar 27, 2012

"The Talent"
"The Mistake"
posted Mar 20, 2012

Issue 42

"She-Hulk"
"Detroit Horizon"
"Neighborhood Watch"
"Corner Stories: Publix Market"
"Corner Stories: Sabb's Bar"
"Corner Stories: Friends Market"
posted Mar 6, 2012

"Unwriting You"
"Poem to Translate the Poems"
posted Feb 28, 2012

"Bats"
"Time"
"The State of Main"
posted Feb 21, 2012

"Honeymoon Period"
posted Feb 14, 2012

Brian Henry
posted Feb 7, 2012

"Snow Day"
"Where Sadness Lives"
"Musée Mécanique"
posted Jan 31, 2012

"Once Upon a Time"
"My Omar"
posted Jan 24, 2012

"Walk in the Light While There Is Light"
posted Jan 10-17, 2012

Chuck Palahniuk
posted Dec 13, 2011

"Orphans"
posted Dec 6, 2011

Issue 41

"Let Death Come Upon Us Planting Our Cabbages"
"Pan of Ice"
"Shirley Temple Grooms Ivan Pavlov"
posted Nov 29, 2011

"Gay in the Age of Copper"
"A Concise History of Michigan Cartology"
posted Nov 15, 2011

"Appetite"
posted Nov 8, 2011

"The Escape Artist"
posted Nov 1, 2011

Helen Schulman
posted Oct 25, 2011

"Dark Matter"
"Depraved Cogitation"
"The Garden of Earthly Delights"
posted Oct 18, 2011

"Until Next Year"
posted Oct 11, 2011

"Bridge"
"Flag on Porch"
"4th of July #1"
"Basketball Court #2"
"Easy Street"
"Service Call"
"Babyland"
posted Oct 4, 2011

"Separation"
"The Battle"
"Moscow Burns, the French are Defeated, and the Lovers are Reunited"
posted Sep 6-27, 2011

Robert Hass
posted Sep 13, 2011

Issue 40

Dean Young
posted Aug 9, 2011

"The District of B***"
"The Lovers Meet"
"Jealousy"
posted Jul 19 - Aug 2, 2011

"Ulysses"
"Stairway"
"Phoenix"
"Pico Blanco"
"Four Winds"
posted Jul 12, 2011

"A Woman In Shades"
posted Jun 28, 2011

"And they appeared like suns"
"April: the shape of: a shadow of"
posted Jun 21, 2011

"Lullaby with One Party Missing"
"Firsts"
posted Jun 14, 2011

Issue 39

"Held Under"
"Still No Call?"
posted May 24 - Jun 7, 2011

"Never let me go"
"I'll be your mirror"
"Euphorbia"
"Temporarily removed"
"Sense and nonsense"
posted May 17, 2011

"resignation"
"golden gate park"
posted May 10, 2011

"How to Make a Red Coat"
posted May 3, 2011

"Red Transferware"
posted Apr 26, 2011

"For the First Time, Again"
posted Apr 19, 2011

"Nothing to explain in Crescent City"
"Don't go away right away"
"What is it the others hear?"
posted Apr 12, 2011

"The Domino's Pizza Gorilla"
"The Death of the Reader"
posted Apr 5, 2011

"The Drunken Sailor"
posted Mar 29, 2011

Issue 38

"The Test Scorer"
"The Book of No Account"
"Mine"
"When"
posted Mar 22, 2011

"Applied Exhaust Theory"
posted Mar 8, 2011

"What does the grave say?"
"Chance, Chant, Chain"
posted Mar 1, 2011

"Oak Tower"
"Obsolete Oil Terminal"
"Gaseteria"
"Queensboro Plaza East"
"Graffiti Zerega Ave Bronx"
"Third Ave Bridge"
"Elevated Subway"
"Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant"
"Bronx Drawbridge"
"42-10 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City (Terra Cotta Building)"
posted Feb 1-22, 2011

"Naming"
"Friction"
"Barefoot Saints"
posted Dec 14, 2010 - Feb 15, 2011

"Wood Liquor"
posted Feb 8, 2011

"It's Morning and I'm Trying on the Walls"
"Some Nights I Catch you Sleepwalk Waltzing"
posted Jan 25, 2011

"Aero • phobe"
posted Jan 18, 2011

"He Tells Her a Story"
posted Jan 4, 2011

Jane Smiley
posted Dec 7, 2010

Issue 37

"Snowstorm As Nostalgic Accumulation"
posted Nov 30, 2010

"You Loved the Morphine"
posted Nov 16, 2010

"Sound of Chords"
posted Nov 9, 2010

"An Education"
"Corporal Punishment"
"Jesus Was a Carpenter"
posted Oct 12 - Nov 2, 2010

"Art in Relationship"
posted Oct 26, 2010

Ben Greenman
posted Oct 19, 2010

"The Gallery of Pendulums"
"The Skull of a Mastodon"
"Previous Theories on the Body"
posted Oct 5, 2010

"Where the Sidewalk Ends"
"What Smell?"
"Quitting Time"
"Brooklyn Fabergé"
"Snake Eyes and Boxcar"
"Landmark"
posted Sep 28, 2010

"A Tenuous Train Ride"
posted Sep 21, 2010

"In West Virginia"
posted Sep 14, 2010

Issue 36

"Near the Old Packard Plant"
"Night and its Strange Likeness to a Diego Rivera Mural"
posted Sep 7, 2010

"Game 1 (36 words [=36 lines])"
"Game 3 (37 words [=37 lines])"
posted Aug 10, 2010

"If Poems Were Children"
"Prayer Position"
posted Aug 3, 2010

Aimee Bender
posted Jul 27, 2010

"Laguna de Vuelo"
posted Jul 20, 2010

"Asterix and the Battle of Algiers"
posted Jul 13, 2010

"Spring and All"
"After The Party"
posted Jun 29, 2010

"Who"
posted Jun 22, 2010

"Ready to Unfurl"
"Accumulated by the River"
"The Black Forest"
"Under Ground"
"Waves"
"Water Zigzag"
"Red Zigzag"
posted Jun 15, 2010

Issue 35

"Air, a runway"
posted Jun 8, 2010

"Salt"
"Stay"
posted Apr 13 - May 25, 2010

"Hometown Tour after the Base Shuts Down"
"L'esprit de L'escalier"
"Loser Flare"
posted May 18, 2010

"Ode to Continual Loss"
"The Museum of Natural Science"
posted May 11, 2010

"Apprenticeship"
posted May 4, 2010

"Because of Insects"
posted May 4, 2010

"Dusting"
posted Apr 27, 2010

"She Did Have Some New Moves"
posted Apr 20, 2010

"the dentists"
"the resistance"
"a relaxed state"
"the consumers"
"fishing"
posted Apr 6, 2010

"How just like the navy"
posted Mar 30, 2010

"All-American"
posted Mar 23, 2010

"Train and Clock Tower"
"Building"
"Silvercup"
"The Deconstruction of the Vinegar Hill Power Plant"
"Parachute Jump"
"Empty Beach"
posted Mar 16, 2010

Issue 34

"Venus in Furs"
"Pair of Wastrels"
posted Mar 9, 2010

"Yap"
"Yard"
posted Feb 2 - Mar 2, 2010

"Homecoming"
"On Learning It's the Midwestern Weather That Makes Us All Crazy"
posted Feb 23, 2010

"Against Pots"
"How You Prove Anything and Everything"
posted Feb 16, 2010

Tony Earley
posted Feb 9, 2010

"Stairs"
posted Jan 26, 2010

"why I keep goldfish in the kitchen"
posted Jan 19, 2010

"Herald"
"Guide"
"Inner Listening II"
"Persephone"
"Warrior"
"Musician"
posted Jan 12, 2010

"God's Lost in the Suburbs"
posted Jan 5, 2010

Issue 33

"Christ"
"Litany"
"This Lonesome"
posted Dec 15, 2009

"Mountain 1"
"Mountain 2"
"Mountain 3"
"Mountain 4"
posted Dec 8, 2009

"Coconut"
"Our War"
"Timber"
"Line"
posted Dec 1, 2009

"Upon Fox finding Hound; Causing Motion"
"Portrait of Wally, 1912"
posted Nov 10, 2009

"The Federal Budget"
posted Nov 3, 2009

"Across the Fields"
posted Oct 27, 2009

"The Wasted Years"
posted Oct 27, 2009

"Mana Madu?"
posted Oct 20, 2009

"Dear Traveler:"
posted Oct 13, 2009

"Ernest Hemingway Slept Here, 1928"
posted Oct 13, 2009

Kevin Young
posted Oct 6, 2009

"Here are a few jokes I think you'd like, based on the times I've met you."
posted Sep 29, 2009

Issue 32

"Winter Register"
posted Sep 22, 2009

"Bear Lithia"
"Tellus"
"Five Miles Out"
"Late"
"Low"
"Transfigured"
"Battlecreek"
posted Sep 15, 2009

"Stranger Things Have Happened"
posted Aug 18-25, 2009

"At your house (1)"
"At the party (1)"
"After sex (1)"
"After sex (2)"
"At the party (2)"
"At your house (2)"
"Because you're messy but not dirty"
posted Aug 11, 2009

Robert Fanning
posted Aug 4, 2009

"Swanbit"
posted Jul 29, 2009

"Autumn Crocus"
posted Jul 21, 2009

"The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire"
"Gardenias and Kelp"
"Polaroid Outside a Movie Theatre in Idaho"
posted Jul 14, 2009

"Cambodia:"
"The Little Things"
"Blackness Slips Through Sundays"
posted Jul 7, 2009

Issue 31

"A Parable of Pikes"
posted Jun 30, 2009

"Section 3.5, #41"
posted Jun 23, 2009

"Black Roses"
posted Jun 23, 2009

"Monkeyboat"
"Three Pink Cakes"
"Watch for Falling Rocks"
"One Pink Cake"
"Adrift"
"Revelations"
posted Jun 16, 2009

"The Moore Common Cold"
posted Jun 9, 2009

"On Meeting John Ashbery"
"On Meeting Charles Wright"
"On Meeting Charles Simic"
"On Meeting Elizabeth Bishop"
posted Jun 2, 2009

"How she dies"
posted May 19, 2009

"Prologue"
"Lorenzo After Driving Drunk"
posted May 12, 2009

"Hooky"
"sometimes song"
"Vertigo"
"Rubato"
posted May 5, 2009

Valeria's Last Stand
posted Apr 28, 2009

Sherman Alexie
posted Apr 21, 2009

Issue 30

"The White Room"
posted Apr 7-14, 2009

"Current Events"
posted Mar 31, 2009

"Friends"
posted Mar 24, 2009

"Microscope"
"Constructor"
"Holes"
posted Mar 10, 2009

"A Parting"
posted Mar 3, 2009

"The Last Ever Ventriloquist Poem"
posted Feb 24, 2009

Jesse Ball
posted Feb 17, 2009

"Leave It All Up to Me"
"Lorca in Eden"
posted Feb 10, 2009

"Old Ladies"
posted Feb 3, 2009

"MAZE"
posted Jan 27, 2009

"Disco Satélite of Love"
posted Jan 20, 2009

"Once Upon a Time"
"Left-Handed Universe: Variations"
posted Jan 13, 2009

"Self-Service"
posted Jan 6, 2009

Issue 29

Elizabeth Strout
posted Dec 16, 2008

"Ray"
posted Dec 9, 2008

"Thanks, Nebraska"
"Having to do With the Manner in Which we Transport Night"
from The Poor Choruses
posted Dec 2, 2008

"Wormholes"
"Marionettes"
posted Nov 18, 2008

"In the shadow, in the house"
"The Closed Eyes of the Ravished"
posted Nov 11, 2008

"Low Sounds by the Shore"
posted Nov 4, 2008

"are we the sea"
"artificial respiration"
"yellow fever"
"chief thought"
"anthropology"
"euthanasia"
posted Oct 28, 2008

"Huevos"
posted Oct 21, 2008

"How To Catalog The Desert: A"
"How To Catalog The Desert: D"
"How To Catalog The Desert: E"
"Bestiarium"
posted Oct 14, 2008

"Matters of Breeding"
posted Oct 7, 2008

Issue 28

"How to Create an Agnostic"
"Mystery Train"
posted Sep 30, 2008

Susan Choi
posted Sep 23, 2008

"Sure, A Love Push Past Late Clouds"
"From Gregg's Speed Studies"
"Burrow"
posted Sep 16, 2008

"Forty Roman Soldiers in 262"
posted Sep 9, 2008

"Hardship"
posted Sep 2, 2008

"Committee"
"Chairman"
"The Auctioneer"
"The Painter"
"The Art Advisor"
posted Aug 19, 2008

"The Anthropic Principle"
posted Aug 12, 2008

"The Prophet in Flight"
"The Prophet and the Summer Fair"
posted Aug 5, 2008

"Doors Closing"
posted Jul 29, 2008

"The Fold"
"A Bird That's Come Home"
"Almost Due North"
posted Jul 22, 2008

"The Devil"
posted Jul 15, 2008

"The Battle of Fallow Field"
posted Jul 8, 2008

Issue 27

Steven Millhauser
posted Jun 24, 2008

"The Rattle"
posted Jun 17, 2008

"Jesus in 42"
posted Jun 10, 2008

"Over Easy"
"The Cup"
"Advisory Committee"
"Frogpond"
posted Jun 3, 2008

"Manic Panic"
"The Fortune Teller to the Woodsman"
"Hush Now"
posted May 20, 2008

"Audio: The Intern"
"Chambered Nautilus"
"The Arbiter as Protagonist"
posted May 13, 2008

"Misunderstandings"
posted May 6, 2008

"Valentine's Day"
"Profligate"
"The Deciding Tide"
posted Apr 29, 2008

"Bloodline"
posted Apr 22, 2008

"My Signature Moves"
posted Apr 15, 2008

"How to Treat Flowers"
posted Apr 8, 2008

Issue 26

"No Knocks"
posted Apr 1, 2008

"Redfield Garden"
"Inside the Garden"
"Under the El"
"Street Light"
"Lincoln Park"
posted Mar 11, 2008

"Marlin"
posted Mar 4, 2008

"Enough Said"
posted Feb 26, 2008

"Two Movements for Martell Epperson"
posted Feb 19, 2008

"Journal for the Academic Study of Magic"
posted Feb 12, 2008

"Night"
"Fall Ginkgos"
posted Feb 5, 2008

"Our father in the belly of the fish"
posted Jan 29, 2008

Night train to Lisbon
posted Jan 22, 2008

Junot Diaz
posted Jan 15, 2008

"Days of 356 AD"
"A Dialogue On Free Will"
"Are You There, God? Its Me, DJ Spinoza."
posted Jan 8, 2008

"Pittsburgh"
posted Dec 18, 2007

Issue 25

"Four Alabama Seasons"
posted Dec 11, 2007

"Charade"
"Always asked   politely  if   she could   a) hold  his hand, or   b) kiss him"
"The evening a man"
posted Dec 4, 2007

George Singleton
posted Nov 27, 2007

"Handsome Hal's Blue Star Basically Sells Everything"
"Gary Colemanesque"
"Chicago XXXVII"
"Walton's Mountain"
"To speak of his woe"
posted Oct 30 - Nov 13, 2007

"Drop in the Bucket"
"Junction"
"I am not that kind of doctor"
"Love Poem"
posted Oct 16 - Nov 6, 2007

"This Bar"
posted Oct 23, 2007

"From Cerro Gordo Street"
posted Oct 9, 2007

"Middle-Aged Men on Planes"
posted Oct 2, 2007

"The Art of Paranoia"
"Pseudonym"
"Broken World Valentine"
"Therapeutics"
"Serial Placement"
posted Sep 25, 2007

Issue 24

A Peculiar Grace
posted Aug 21, 2007

"The Shadow Knows the Corner, the Corner Knows the Dust"
posted Aug 8, 2007

"Three Go Neutral Zone Orchard Fruit"
"Three Go Norma Desmond"
"Three Goes Starlet"
posted Jul 30 - Aug 8, 2007

"The Bride"
"Geography"
posted Jul 30 - Aug 8, 2007

Matthew Sharpe
posted Aug 8, 2007

"Jamestown"
posted Aug 8, 2007

"We will become famous tailors"
posted Aug 6, 2007

"The Feet"
"Web Worms"
posted Jul 30 - Aug 6, 2007

"The Vibrator"
posted Jul 30, 2007

"Blanks / Profiles / Strings"
"Familiar Places"
"Untitled II"
"Jehovah"
posted Jul 30, 2007

"Mouse"
posted Jul 30, 2007

Issue 23

"Fishing, Lagrange Point"
"The Panda"
posted Apr 13 - May 15, 2007

Chris Bohjalian
posted May 15, 2007

"Promise"
posted May 15, 2007

"The Motorcycle Diaries"
posted May 15, 2007

"Swan Falls in Love With Swan Shaped Boat"
posted May 15, 2007

"we touch like cripples"
"black bones"
posted May 15, 2007

"Silver Creek, 1969"
posted May 15, 2007

"the aphasic quilt"
"the agar patron"
posted May 15, 2007

"Prescriptive"
posted Apr 13, 2007

"The Methane Fields"
posted Apr 13, 2007

"Dear Old Woman,"
posted Apr 13, 2007

"The Taxidermist Sings Songs of Love"
"Ode to the Impossible Machine"
posted Apr 13, 2007

Issue 22

Alice McDermott
posted Feb 14, 2007

"STATISTICS OF DEADLY QUARRELS"
"Sonnet"
posted Feb 14, 2007

"A Day Has a Morning and a Night"
posted Feb 14, 2007

"The Story"
posted Feb 14, 2007

"The Confession"
"The Joke"
"After Lunch"
posted Feb 14, 2007

"Beautiful and Amazing"
posted Dec 18, 2006

"Disaster"
posted Dec 18, 2006

"The Patient Has a Moment Alone"
"My Winter"
posted Dec 18, 2006

"Angels and Infidels XIX"
"Angels and Infidels MCDLXXIX"
"Angels and Infidels MXCMLIV"
"Angels and Infidels MCDLXXXII"
posted Dec 18, 2006

"Mexico"
posted Dec 18, 2006

"AMNION"
"DELIVERY"
posted Dec 18, 2006

Issue 21

"Three or So Uses of the Crab Apple"
posted Aug 7, 2006

Stephen Dixon
posted Aug 7, 2006

"I Know To You It Might Sound Strange But I Wish It Would Rain"
posted Aug 7, 2006

"Eating the Dog"
posted Aug 7, 2006

"Driving Across the University Bridge I Think About the Eyes of Dr. T. J. Eckleberg"
"Baton"
"Levitation"
posted Jul 6 - Aug 7, 2006

"Dust Jacket"
"Pincushion"
"Window"
posted Aug 7, 2006

"The Wall and the Wilderness"
posted Jul 6, 2006

"Summer Spent"
posted Jul 6, 2006

"Last Year's Capers"
posted Jul 6, 2006

"Chrysler"
"Rapt"
"Far"
"Halflight"
posted Jul 6, 2006

Issue 20

"Rapture"
"Donkeys also make good guard animals."
"Same donkey, different blanket."
posted Apr 8, 2006

"Maag & Minetti: City Stories"
posted Apr 8, 2006

"One Guy Is Me"
posted Apr 8, 2006

"Gavrilo Princip"
"Line Up"
"Soviet Sonnet"
posted Apr 8, 2006

"Sharon Calls"
posted Apr 8, 2006

Anne Tyler
posted Apr 8, 2006

"That Night"
"if return is possible"
posted Mar 27 - Apr 8, 2006

"Concessions in Spring"
posted Mar 27, 2006

"Circuit"
"Concealment"
"Jersey"
"One-Horse Town"
posted Mar 27, 2006

"Our Missing Airman"
posted Mar 27, 2006

Issue 19

"Golgotha"
"William? Mr. Blake?"
"Noctis Equis"
"Untitled"
posted Jan 9, 2006

Billy Collins
posted Jan 9, 2006

"Untitled Haiku"
posted Jan 9, 2006

"Cloudland"
"La Jupe Jaune"
posted Jan 9, 2006

"Wax"
"Tracked by Cups"
"Rain Day"
posted Jan 9, 2006

Mary Gaitskill
posted Jan 9, 2006

"Freeze"
posted Jan 9, 2006

"At the Water's Edge"
posted Jan 9, 2006

"Go"
posted Jan 9, 2006

"The Garlic Eater"
posted Jan 9, 2006

"Autumn Birthday"
"Childhood: A Portrait"
posted Jan 9, 2006

"New Couriers"
"One Way Street"
posted Jan 9, 2006

Issue 18

"Someone's Drunk Wife"
posted Aug 20, 2005

"Michael"
posted Aug 20, 2005

"To Do List"
posted Aug 20, 2005

"Paper Girl"
posted Aug 20, 2005

"Break Up"
posted Aug 20, 2005

"Maximum Dog Is the New Law"
"I'm Not Interested In Your Story: A Poetics of Compassion"
posted Aug 20, 2005

"The Movie Version of My Life"
posted Aug 20, 2005

"Prologue of the Book of Hallowed Verses of the Holy Circus of Decent Girls"
posted Aug 20, 2005

"Camp Gesher"
posted Aug 20, 2005

"Discounting Lynn"
"Something Not Gotten"
posted Aug 20, 2005

Mary Jo Salter
posted Aug 20, 2005

"Hyacinthus II"
"Stalinism II"
"Family Romance"
posted Aug 20, 2005

"Horizon Fields V"
"Horizon Fields III"
"Horizon Fields VI"
"Horizon Fields XVI"
posted Aug 20, 2005

Issue 17

"A Happy Dream"
posted Jun 2, 2005

"The Snowing Loneliness of Buffalo"
posted Jun 2, 2005

"The Things He Gave Away for Free"
posted Jun 2, 2005

"Tiny Acoustic Guitars"
"Filthy"
posted Jun 2, 2005

"A Few Rumors Concerning Mr. Potato Head"
"The Blue Terrance"
posted Jun 2, 2005

"Let Her Go"
"Busted Pipe"
posted Jun 2, 2005

Sam Lipsyte
posted Jun 2, 2005

"Triad"
"Dexter Sinister"
"Divergence #2"
"Arrangement with Figure #1"
posted Jun 2, 2005

"Julie Ovary Song"
posted Jun 2, 2005

"Proto-Scorpions of the Silurian"
posted Jun 2, 2005

"The Decorator Crab"
posted Jun 2, 2005

"Prosody West of the Pecos"
"Pre-Raphaelite Cowboy Ballad"
posted Jun 2, 2005

Issue 16

"Sunrise"
posted Feb 9, 2005

"The 1920s"
"I Was Wrong… She Died in Her Grave"
"Area Hospital / Shy Girl"
posted Feb 9, 2005

"Catching Flies"
posted Feb 9, 2005

Pam Houston
posted Feb 9, 2005

"Sleeping with Jesus"
posted Feb 9, 2005

"San Francisco in the 1990s"
posted Feb 9, 2005

Mary Morris
posted Feb 9, 2005

"The Galaxies in My Veins Still Waltzing"
"Pent Up in That Endless Coliseum of Stars"
"Knee Deep in the Cosmic Overhelm"
"Breath Painting"
posted Feb 9, 2005

"Ed Got a Job"
posted Feb 9, 2005

"I Dream a Highway"
"Suspension"
posted Feb 9, 2005

"Light of Castries"
posted Feb 9, 2005

Issue 15

"The Love Song of Continental Airlines Flight 3389, Nonstop to Houston"
posted Oct 4, 2004

"729"
"515"
"516"
"696"
"745"
"1123"
posted Oct 4, 2004

"The Morning of My Death"
"Lashes Latex Language"
posted Oct 4, 2004

"Flies like Fascism"
"Glutton for Punishment"
posted Oct 4, 2004

"Sunshine over Helsinki"
posted Oct 4, 2004

"Essentials"
posted Oct 4, 2004

"Punished Because of Hesitation"
"Prevent Identity Theft"
posted Oct 4, 2004

Elwood Reid
posted Oct 4, 2004

"Dear Daughter,"
"Waiting for the Phone to Ring"
posted Oct 4, 2004

"Paquete Cafe"
"Glasses"
"Lemons"
"Natura"
"Yellow on Blue"
"Bread in White"
posted Oct 4, 2004

"Cherry"
posted Oct 4, 2004

"This Is What Gets Me"
posted Oct 4, 2004

Issue 14

"Studio Sink"
"Johnson Laundromat"
posted Jul 12, 2004

"Valet Parking"
posted Jul 12, 2004

"Deneb"
"Praesepe"
"White Hole"
posted Jul 12, 2004

"Jnun in the Age of Metal"
posted Jul 12, 2004

E.L. Doctorow
posted Jul 12, 2004

"frequently asked questions"
"oh juliet"
posted Jul 12, 2004

"The Poet"
"Under"
"Birthing"
posted Jul 12, 2004

"Like Love"
posted Jul 12, 2004

"Fox Hunting"
posted Jul 12, 2004

"North of Big Sur"
"Cypress Tree"
"Island or House"
posted Jul 12, 2004

Issue 13

Jonathan Ames
posted Apr 17, 2004

"Blazing"
"Downtown at Chino's"
posted Apr 17, 2004

"In Defense of the Book"
"Of This Our Burgeoning District"
posted Apr 17, 2004

The Garden Angel
posted Apr 17, 2004

"Untitled #1"
"Untitled #6"
"Untitled #7"
"Untitled #8"
posted Apr 17, 2004

"Safety Guidelines for the Operation of Michael, with Help from OSHA"
posted Apr 17, 2004

"Entertainment for Women"
posted Apr 17, 2004

"Abercrombie and Fitch"
posted Apr 17, 2004

"Cypress Point"
posted Apr 17, 2004

"The Magnolia Under Glass"
posted Apr 17, 2004

"To the Woman who told me to Love Jesus Christ at JavaNet"
"Who Invited the Monkey to Omen's Party?"
posted Apr 17, 2004

Issue 12

T.C. Boyle
posted Dec 1, 2003

"An Exploration"
posted Dec 1, 2003

"A Shovel Floats from the Red Barn"
"Over Pork Chops"
posted Dec 1, 2003

"base"
"scorpion"
posted Dec 1, 2003

"Magnolia Estates"
posted Dec 1, 2003

"Buried Alive"
posted Dec 1, 2003

"Canon: History: Cycles...#2"
"Canon: History: Cycles...#1"
"Canon: History: Cycles...#3"
"Canon: History: Cycles...#4"
posted Dec 1, 2003

"rings"
"runtsong"
posted Dec 1, 2003

"Boy"
posted Dec 1, 2003

"Flowereaters"
posted Dec 1, 2003

"The Cold Reader"
posted Dec 1, 2003

Issue 11

Richard Bausch
posted Sep 27, 2003

"STATES"
"AMERICA."
posted Sep 27, 2003

"8/30/39"
"8/24/39"
posted Sep 27, 2003

"Blood-Red Roses"
posted Sep 27, 2003

"Taken"
posted Sep 27, 2003

"Hunger's Story"
"Moral Improvement"
posted Sep 27, 2003

"U2161"
"U2163"
"080503"
"051603"
posted Sep 27, 2003

"Privacy"
"Sleep"
posted Sep 27, 2003

Jonathan Lethem
posted Sep 27, 2003

"If You're Not a Bartender"
posted Sep 27, 2003

Project X
posted Sep 27, 2003

Issue 10

"Tullulah"
"Keowee I"
"Rabun II"
"Rabun I"
posted Jun 12, 2003

Charles Baxter
posted Jun 12, 2003

"Deutsche"
posted Jun 12, 2003

"The Wedding Present"
posted Jun 12, 2003

"How to Be Well Dressed: An Intervention"
"Please be aware that this precious table scratches easily and wet marks may be disastrous, Thank you."
posted Jun 12, 2003

"For French Boys"
posted Jun 12, 2003

"In Vivo"
"Impostor Theory"
posted Jun 12, 2003

"Growing"
"Old Bardstown"
posted Jun 12, 2003

"Snow Powder"
posted Jun 12, 2003

"Yellow-haired Girl with Spider"
"Brother"
"Smoke"
posted Jun 12, 2003

Issue 9

"Charlie Chaplin"
posted Mar 2, 2003

"Consider The Sky"
posted Mar 2, 2003

"Ghost Birds"
"Nocturne"
"Lowering Sky"
"Universal Rundle"
"Bathysphere"
posted Mar 2, 2003

"Answer To A Personal Ad In The New York Review"
posted Mar 2, 2003

Nick Hornby
posted Mar 2, 2003

"Big Top"
"Lie to Me"
posted Mar 2, 2003

"Strike Anywhere"
posted Mar 2, 2003

"Hania"
posted Mar 2, 2003

"Bookshop Blues"
"Not Like the Movies"
posted Mar 2, 2003

"Everything in Store 60% Off"
posted Mar 2, 2003

Issue 8

"Law of Sugar"
posted Dec 4, 2002

Paul Auster
posted Dec 4, 2002

"Vampires"
posted Dec 4, 2002

"Ultra Violets"
posted Dec 4, 2002

"Curriculum"
posted Dec 4, 2002

"Weekend Pass"
posted Dec 4, 2002

"Melancholy"
"Red Sky"
"Joker"
posted Dec 4, 2002

The Pearl of Kuwait
posted Dec 4, 2002

"Remember"
posted Dec 4, 2002

"Punishment"
posted Dec 4, 2002

Issue 7

"Company"
"Our Car"
"I Ask the Clerk"
posted Sep 28, 2002

"Second Possible Definition of Fundamentalism"
"Twelfth Possible Definition of Irony"
posted Sep 28, 2002

"Erased Poem"
"Jigsaw With Soundtrack"
posted Sep 28, 2002

"From the Natural Harbor"
"The Question"
posted Sep 28, 2002

"The Film Critic"
posted Sep 28, 2002

"Don With Beer"
"Kendalia Halle"
"Arkey's Silver Dollar Bar"
"Dancing at Ginny's"
posted Sep 28, 2002

Marie Ponsot
posted Sep 28, 2002

"epigraph for elimae"
"PhotoElectric"
"The Crow"
posted Sep 28, 2002

"Darwin"
"Art History"
posted Sep 28, 2002

Issue 6

"The Mysterious Life of Eppitt Clapp: An All-True False Biography"
posted Jun 6, 2002

"The Sandbox"
"Climbing"
posted Jun 6, 2002

"In Defense Of Eva Braun"
"Ballad Of The Strong Man In New York"
posted Jun 6, 2002

Robert Cohen
posted Jun 6, 2002

"Three Times Out"
posted Jun 6, 2002

"Self-Portrait in Landscape"
"Icelandic Village"
"Reykjavík Harbor"
"House and Sheep"
posted Jun 6, 2002

"Teeny"
posted Jun 6, 2002

"Human Condition"
posted Jun 6, 2002

"Proud Flesh"
posted Jun 6, 2002

"Man Killing Minotaur"
posted Jun 6, 2002

"The Demon Downcast"
"Demon and Tamara"
"The Head of Demon"
"The Seated Demon"
posted Jun 6, 2002

Issue 5

"Selection"
"Sky"
"Arrangements"
"Little Blue Star"
posted Feb 18, 2002

"Behavior Pilot"
posted Feb 18, 2002

"Etherday"
"Days"
posted Feb 18, 2002

"The Form of Things"
posted Feb 18, 2002

"The Poor at Church"
"Alarmed"
"Sensation"
posted Feb 18, 2002

"Mother and Son"
posted Feb 18, 2002

"Detail from In the Interim (Or: Pregnant Women and the Mothers Pushing Strollers)"
"Detail from In the Interim (Or: To Understand This Apocalyptic Event)"
"Counseled Ascent (left) Consell de Cent (right)"
posted Feb 18, 2002

George Saunders
posted Feb 18, 2002

"The Last Trash Day"
posted Feb 18, 2002

Issue 4

"Little Girl"
"Venus"
"Why Can't I Be You?"
posted Oct 15, 2001

"Getting a Date for Amelia"
posted Oct 15, 2001

"Midwest"
"Ophelia"
"Midwest"
"Ophelia"
posted Oct 15, 2001

"Desire"
"In The Restaurant"
posted Oct 15, 2001

"Louisiana Loses Its Cricket Hum"
posted Oct 15, 2001

"Going for the Orange Julius"
posted Oct 15, 2001

Heidi Julavits
posted Oct 15, 2001

"One Mother's Blunder"
posted Oct 15, 2001

"Man In Blue Shirt"
"Meadow With Towers"
"On a Rooftop"
"Secret Life of Central Park"
posted Oct 15, 2001

"Cleaning Out the Garden"
"Gray Harbor, Maine"
posted Oct 15, 2001

"Origami"
"Origami"
"Untitled"
"Untitled"
posted Oct 15, 2001

Richard Russo
posted Oct 15, 2001

Issue 3

"Flight"
posted Jul 1, 2001

"Flashback, or Why Nobody Won the Fight Between Our Fathers in Walt Wilmer’s Toolshed"
posted Jul 1, 2001

Ben Marcus
posted Jul 1, 2001

"Once, Twice, Three Times"
posted Jul 1, 2001

"Ark"
posted Jul 1, 2001

"Everything for Moppel"
"The Replete Performance of My Only Esquire"
"Daniella in the Palace"
"Descending Argot of a Retired Hog Farmer"
posted Jul 1, 2001

"Girl in Green"
"Crouching Woman"
"Claws of Moon"
"Bird of Time"
"Ode to Keats"
posted Jul 1, 2001

"Autumn Inside Me"
"Winter Pears"
"Eggplant"
"Potatoes"
posted Jul 1, 2001

"Echo"
posted Jul 1, 2001

Issue 2

"Trinity"
"Twins II"
"Triptych I"
posted Apr 1, 2001

"Biographers"
posted Apr 1, 2001

Donald Antrim
posted Apr 1, 2001

"Blue Nanos"
"Tops"
"Rolling"
"Path"
posted Apr 1, 2001

"o v e r s e a s"
"n u c l e a r"
"g e n e r a l"
"s a i n t l y"
posted Apr 1, 2001

"The Day After"
posted Apr 1, 2001

"Our Father Who Walks On Water Comes Home With Two Buckets of Fish"
posted Apr 1, 2001

"Animals Are Excellent"
"Mr. Poet"
"Dig"
"New Theory on the Populating of America"
posted Apr 1, 2001

"Earthly Love II"
"Earthly Love I"
"p.s."
"Conversation"
"First"
posted Apr 1, 2001

"Angel of History"
posted Apr 1, 2001

"Behind Curtains"
posted Apr 1, 2001

Issue 1

Michael Chabon
posted Oct 1, 2000

"Moscow Dogs"
posted Oct 1, 2000

"Hiding, Seeking"
posted Oct 1, 2000

"Migratory Song"
"The Other World"
"Brother, Sister"
posted Oct 1, 2000

"Procession II"
"Head Study"
"Proximity VII"
"Proximity IV"
posted Oct 1, 2000

"Savior"
posted Oct 1, 2000

"Apology to Keats"
"The Broom"
posted Oct 1, 2000

"The House of Poetry"
"Texan"
"Excerpt from Wallace Stevens' Diary"
"Excerpt from Wallace Stevens' Diary, Part II"
posted Oct 1, 2000